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Cathedral Fund Tops £340,000

O ER £340,000 has now been raised for Liverpool's Metropolitan Cathedral fund, it was announced at the annual meeting of the committee on Monday. Bishop Halsall, Vicar Capitular......

Negro Nuns Fly Here To He Trained

OUR African nuns of the Con gregation of the Most Pure Heart of Mary left Lagos in West Africa on Saturday for England, where they are to be given medical training to help them......

'family Day' Parents Ask For More

Nearly 40 children were entertained to a film show, taken for walks in Regent's Park, London, and cared for last Sunday by volunteers while their parents attended a Family Day......

New Bishop For N. Rhodesia

Mgr. Firmin Courtemanche, 40year-old Canadian White Father, has been consecrated in Si Hyacinthe by Cardinal Leger, Archbishop of Montreal, as Vicar Apostolic of Fort Jameson,......

'tunnel Tigers' Finish The Job

And like their forefathers, they kept the Faith well, too T HE biggest railway job of this century has just been completed by 1,200 Irish Catholic men. They have finished the......

Evidence Guilds Rallying

Delegates from Catholic Evidence Guilds in many parts of England will attend the annual inter-guild national conference in Manchester from October 16 to 18. On Sunday, High Mass......

Listen To This

Sunday Service from t b e Church of the Immaculate Conception, Farm Street, London, conducted by Fr. John Murray, S.J. Sunday, 10.30 a.m., General Overseas Service, 19 m. and 25......

New Bishops On Tv

The three-hour ceremony was televised when on Monday M. Edward Dargin and Mgr. Walter Kellen. berg were consecrated Bishops by Cardinal McIntyre, Archbishop of Los Angeles. in......

Aldershot Altar To Be Blessed

An altar in memory of the Catholics, priests, laymen and women who gave their lives during the years 1939-45 is to be blessed on Remembrance Sunday, November 8, in St Michael's......

'jealousy' May Have Caused Murder Raid

Four Catholics were killed last week when seven men with rifles raided the Catholic village of isserjo-Goth in West Pakistan, and stole over 000 in cash and jewels. Priests......

They Gave Our Lady 17,000 Flowers

Procession of the child invalids OURDES saw one of its most touching pilgrimages when a large number of children, who went from the Netherlands by special train, visited the......

Mentioned The Pope Got 25 Years

Russians free German chaplain B EFORE dispersing as free men to their homes last week, a group of newly-released German ex-prisoners of war from Russia knelt and prayed with 49......

Twenty•one I Were Not I Baptised ..

A WOMAN aged 84 called to L . see one of the Irish Jesuit rnissloners In London the other I day—and now she is baptised. I But this is a blessing amidst tragedy. . For the old......

Newman Anniversary

The 108th anniversary of Cardinal Newman's reception into the Church is being observed today (Friday) in London by the Converts' Aid Society with Mass at St. James's, Spanish......

Five New Archbishops For India

HE Holy Father has established five new archbishoprics in India and one in Malaya. A completely new Indian diocese, named Belgaum, has been formed from part of Goa and Poona.......

Papal Audtences Are Suspended

All Papal audiences are being suspended from next Friday until November 1. But the Holy Father is making an exception for the stream of pilgrims who go out to Castel Gandolfo;......

Cardinal Stepinac Reported 'worse ' News Received In...

reliable channels states that Cardinal Stcpinac appears visibly worse under the onslaught of his blood disease. The report adds, however, that the Cardinal is not bedridden but......

Fr. D'arcy In Malta

Fr. Martin D'Arcy, S.J., at the invitation of the British Council, is giving a series of lectures in Malta. He arrived on Wednesday and will stay until October 17.......

Its First Negro Bishop

T HE Gold Coast gave a rousing I welcome to the first Negro Bishop of Accra, Mgr. Joseph Bowers, S.V.D., when he arrived from England for his enthronement. Thousands of people......

New Premier Is Supporter Of Dr. Adenauer

A Christian Democrat, Herr Gcbhard Mueller, is the new Premier of the State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Western Germany. He replaces one of the Free Democratic Party leaders, Herr......

'attack On All Religion'

THE National Conference of Chris' tions and Jews has denounced the arrest as "this most recent betrayal of fundamental rights." The Conference sent a telegram to Mr. Dulles.......

Savage Struggle

"T HE TIMES" described the Car 1 dinars arrest as "the logical conclusion" of the intensified campaign against the Church which the Polish regime has been conducting, and said:......

Fair Trial Denied

Archbishop of Canterbury "THE news that Cardinal Wyszynski has been 'removed from his posts and confined to a monastery is the latest of the many wounds inflicted upon the......

'he Will Remain A Living Force'

T HE ECONOMIST, in a note entitled "Polish Church Beheaded," said of Cardinal Wyszynski : "He is, it seems, to suffer the fate not of Cardinal Mindszenty of Hungary but of......

Cinema Becomes A Church

The new Church of St. Bernadette which Bishop Douglas opened on Sunday at Motherwell was built round the steel frame of a disused cinema which had been transplanted from......

In A Warsaw Court Room

Picturea of the recent trial in Warsaw of Bishop Kaczmareksentenced to 12 years' imprisonment—hase just reached the West through Vienna. This one shows Mgr. Schmidt in the court......